CRESTON NEWS
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Creston News

                    February 16, 2018

 

 

 

the above photo was taken around 2007. The store changed owners in February of 2014 and then, again, on January 1st of 2016, with a few familiar faces behind the counter ! Excellent food and friendly service, plus a mini-market.  They have on hand some delicious cookies, and brownies (baked in house) ::::  check out the counter ! They also bake Pizza to order. I have had it and it is very tasty!

Creston Area  Calendar of Events

If you would like your event advertised on this site, or if you have anything to contribute, or if you have suggestions, please email the Web Mistress at   mustangannie1@juno.com  or call her home phone at 805-438-3543.

       SAVE  THIS  DATE  ::   Saturday   April  21st  ::  Swap Meet hosted by the  4 H at the Rodeo Grounds  PLUS     the  Annual Plant and Garden Sale, located at the Community Garden on Swayze Street, hosted by our Garden Club.

   NEWSFLASH ::  Just in case you are new to our area,  the Creston  4H  hosts a huge Swap Meet inside the Rodeo Grounds. This event is held on the same Saturday as the Annual Plant and Bake Sale, hosted by the Garden Club. That sale is held inside the Community Volunteer Garden, located on Swayze Street, next to our Rodeo Grounds and New Community Center ( old Fire House ).  The date is April 21st. Keep your eyes on our Community Bulletin Board, located right in front of the Post Office downtown !

THANK YOU  TO  THE  COUNTY  PUBLIC  WORKS DEPARTMENT  and Debbie Arnold's office FOR  the beautiful job grading and resurfacing nearly ALL of our downtown streets  and  smoothing the transitions from the unpaved streets to the paved streets !   THANK YOU TO  ALL THE RESIDENTS  WHO  CONTACTED  DEBBIE  ARNOLD  REQUESTING THAT  THIS  WORK  BE DONE  !    - please thank Debbie if you can !

The Creston Advisory Body meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month inside the Church Sanctuary. Check out their web site for details  ( see my Links / Contacts page ) and the Bulletin Board for the Agenda that is posted 3 days before their meeting. The agenda is also posted inside the local Library ! All sorts of reports are given, such as Police, Fire, District 5 - Debbie Arnold, etc. If you have any questions, check out their informative web site - the address is on my Links and Contacts page ( see button above ).

CHECK  OUT  THE   FIRST  FRIDAY  WINE TASTING EVENTS -  LOCAL  - BY VISITING  www.olivasdeoro.com :::  Furthermore,  SAVE  the date :: March 3rd - Saturday --  New Olive Oil Release and Spring Party !  Bring your friends - noon  - 5  PM  located right here in Creston at  4625 La Panza Road.  You will not be disappointed !

  Feb 15th and 16th - Thursday and Friday - 8 am - 8 pm -  Library Book Sale - Community Center.  Hundreds of books, some DVD's and lots of children's books ! AND baked goods ! I am hoping to bake Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies and some chocolate stuff. And, I am hoping to host a little table with a few select household items, possibly from the Silent Auction held inside our local Library. The Community Center is the old fire station located on Swayze St. next to the Rodeo Grounds and Community Garden. I hope to put up at least 10 signs all over our downtown and on select streets, like Hord Valley Road, Stage Springs Rd, and at the mailbox complex near to Creston Valley Road, serving Yosemite Place and Amber Hills !

Third Wednesday of each month -- FEB  21st :::CAB meeting - Creston Advisory Body - 7 Pm - inside the Community Church located along O'Donovan, across from our Elementary School. An agenda will be posted outside the Post Office on the Bulletin Board and also inside the Library.

 
   Saturday  March 3rd   noon - 5 PM,  Olivas de Oro is hosting their New Olive Oil Release and Spring Party, located right here at  4625 La Panza Road.  Check out their web site for more details.  They also host a small party every month called  First  Fridays  -  This is a great place to bring your out-of-town friends. This ranch has an enormous number of olive trees all over the place !  Beautiful entrance - super nice people - and shopping !

    Monday  March 5th  7 PM  Women's Club meeting located inside the little mobile home next to the Creek at the far end of Swayze St, next to the Community Center. Plans are being discussed to promote and advertise the 29th (?)  Community Spaghetti Feed, in conjunction with the enormous Wildflower Bicycle Ride, which is hosted by the San Luis Obispo Bicycle Club, and some of those proceeds benefit our little community. There will be posters all over the place ( hopefully) reminding you to come to the Community Center for this fund raiser.

     Tuesday  March 6th  County Board of Supervisors meeting -  join the many folks from this area who will be there, downtown SLO, at the Supervisors Chambers, to comment on the application of the Creston - El Pomar -Estrella Water District to become a Groundwater Sustainability Agency. If you are not certain what this application is all about, please be sure to talk to or email Sheila Lyons, who is the Chair of the Creston Advisory Body. This is very important to attend.

  Thursday  March 15th  1 PM  Garden Club meeting at Pat Dugger's home.  Contact info is on my Links page, see button above. The focus of this particular monthly meeting will be the final prep for the Annual Plant and Bake Sale, being held this year on April 21st. NEW  MEMBERS  always welcome ! there is a complete history about this club on my Civic Clubs page  - see button at top of this page.

 










 









   
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